German real estate

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A new study we stumbled across recently suggests that increasing number of Russians are now investing in German real estate. This probably comes as no surprise, but inevitably, quantitative figures have always been hard to come by. more

15 Feb 2018 10:00 Markets


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Singapore-based real estate group CapitaLand has made its first foray into the German office market, with its acquisition of Main Airport Center (MAC) in Frankfurt for €245m. more

9 Feb 2018 10:00 Markets


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Germany’s Christian Democratic Union and the centre-left Social Democrats have reached an agreement regarding the terms of a coalition deal, in a move that will boost stability in the market, Dr. Esfandiar Khorrami, a partner at law firm... more

8 Feb 2018 08:00 Markets

Real Estate - Office

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A fresh note from lawyers Pinsent Masons in Germany highlights a new roster of real estate services that have recently been brought into the VAT net. more

5 Feb 2018 10:00 Markets


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Co-working is shaking up global office markets, following a record year for new co-working take-up, according to C&W’s ‘Co-Working 2018’ report, published this month. more

1 Feb 2018 10:00 Markets


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The German business press has been devoting acres of column space to a thorny issue which has been around for years, but has never been properly addressed. That issue is German property tax (Grundsteuer), and the extent to which the tax levied by... more

29 Jan 2018 10:00 Markets

Retail space

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Despite fierce competition from e-commerce, stationary retail is ‘not a write-off’ just yet, according to a study published this month by consultancy BulwienGesa. more

17 Jan 2018 10:00 Markets

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Office rents in mid-size German cities have recorded the strongest rental growth this year, according to research published this month by the IVD. more

16 Jan 2018 10:00 Markets


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Technology, urbanisation and globalisation will drive future returns in the logistics sector in Europe, according to a report published this month by Savills: European Logistics: Warehousing the Future. more

15 Jan 2018 10:00 Markets

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Germany’s Top 30 ‘Champions Regions’ offer a more attractive risk/return profile than the country’s ‘Big 7’ office markets, according to a study published this month by German investment manager Accom. more

11 Jan 2018 10:00 Markets